1864 NAVY Kedge Anchor Sailors Manual Navigation Illustrated SHIPS Civil War ed. One of the most popular references on sailing in the 19. William Bradys Kedge-Anchor is an important 19. Century naval handbook designed to provide navigators and sea captains with knowledge of how to improve seamanship, ropework skills, making strong knots and ties, and general responsibilities of crewmen. Brady covers over 500 separate subjects that are pertinent to young sailors, American Naval officers, and those on merchant ships.
Illustrated throughout with 32 engraved pages. Also, tables of rigging, spars, sails, blocks, canvass, cordage, chain and hemp cables, hawsers, &c. Relative to every class of vessels.
Brady ; London : Sampson, Low, Son & Co. Collation complete with all pages: 400p. Binding: cloth hardcover; tight and secure. 9in X 6in (22.5cm x 15cm). The item "1864 NAVY Kedge Anchor Sailors Manual Navigation Illustrated SHIPS Civil War ed" is in sale since Monday, May 14, 2018.This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "schilb_antique_books" and is located in Columbia, Missouri. This item can be shipped worldwide.